Michael Pleuger

Internationally Renowned Business Transformation, Strategy & Growth Specialist, akirolabs

Michael is passionate about the digital future of procurement. He has more than 25 years of international experience in industry line management and management consulting roles. Michael is recognized for delivering large scale business transformation, sustainable results and award-winning innovation. Michael is one of four co-founders at akirolabs and is responsible for strategy & growth. Before founding akirolabs, Michael held Senior Partner roles at Roland Berger and KPMG. Prior to his consulting career, he was a senior manager at Vodafone’s corporate procurement, helping to design and launch the Vodafone Procurement Company in Luxemburg. akirolabs is a brand-new procurement technology startup, disrupting the world of procurement with the world’s first AI-enabled collaboration platform for strategic procurement. akirolabs is enabling the future role of procurement as the information powerhouse and value chain orchestrator. Michael is a frequent keynote speaker and panellist in the area of digital transformation, innovation and ecosystems.